The La Verne Experience

The La Verne Experience (LVE) is the University’s signature academic initiative. This nationally recognized and unique program is driven by our commitment to educate the whole student, one who will not only succeed academically, but will succeed in a productive career as a responsible community member, and thoughtful citizen.

Learning Communities

First-year Learning Communities

Creating opportunities for academic learning beyond the individual classroom.


Learning Goals

Baccalaureate Learning Goals, Outcomes, and Rubrics.

Integrated Learning/Reflection

LVE Coursework

Creating graduates who are committed to their communities at all levels.


Community Engagement

Tying together curricular and non-curricular lessons for students in a holistic manner.